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Distortion pedal with clean mix

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by BryanB, Nov 10, 2001.

  1. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member


    I am looking for a distortion pedal that will allow me to mix in a clean signal. What pedals will do that?
  2. i dont think this has been asked before, therefore I'll let it stay up
  3. Voodoo Sparkle Drive
  4. it looks like you have a pretty good rig - don't you have an effects loop that lets you blend clean with affected signal?
  5. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    The effects loop in the Kern is straight serial. This is a small concession. I like to put the distortion before the pre-amp anyway.
  6. Steven Green

    Steven Green

    Jul 25, 2001
    Pacific NW
    Boss ODB-3
    Reverend DriveTrain
    Dredge-tone Angler << my vote
  7. BryanB

    BryanB Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Thanks for the suggestions guys. I will check these out.
  8. CS


    Dec 11, 1999
    is based on a tubescreamer (TS808) and has a control that lets you blend the unaffected signal from totally effected to totally clean. Its also true bypass and about the 100 mark (£ or $)
  9. The ODB-3 does not blend a truly clean signal... its suppose to let you but it definetly does not do a very good job of it. Buy this unit if you want strait up heavy fuzz only.
  10. You can blend any effect signal with a clean signal with a Boss LS-2.

    However, I prefer an overdrive that kicks in when I dig in and cleans up with a lighter attack.

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